My First Job: Tom Fitzwilliam
Aug. 17, 2013 at 3:17 a.m.
• Name: Tom Fitzwilliam
• Age: 57
• City of residence: Victoria
• Current title: Owner of House of Bread
• First job: I was a fry cook at McDonald's when I was in high school. I stayed with the company for 17 years.
What it taught me: It taught me a great work ethic. There, it was all about quality and cleanliness. You need that in any business that deals with food.
My First Job is a feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or fewer. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.